Headlines Tagged with Addiction — 2,845 headlines found
From a public health perspective, there is a trade-off between e-cigarettes that provide high levels of nicotine, high satisfaction and more effects on craving for tobacco, but may also be addictive, and e-cigarettes that contain less nicotine and are les
Feb 12, 2015 Science Direct
added Feb 12, 2015 21:42
[UK] Associations between cigarette smoking and cannabis dependence: A longitudinal study of young cannabis users in the United Kingdom [FREE FULL TEXT]
Cigarette smoking is related to concurrent cannabis dependence independently of cannabis use frequency. Cigarette smoking also mediates the relationship between cannabis use and cannabis dependence suggesting tobacco is a partial driver of cannabis depen
Feb 12, 2015 Science Direct
added Feb 12, 2015 21:41
What exactly am I inhaling when I use e-cigarettes? Are e-cigarettes safer to use than cigarettes and other tobacco products? What are the health risks of using e-cigarettes? Can I be addicted to e-cigarettes?
Feb 11, 2015 World Health Organization (WHO)
added Feb 13, 2015 15:01
students whose behavior Mimi Nichter analyzes in Lighting Up: The Rise of Social Smoking on College Campuses are in a similarly untenable position. They feel the allure while knowing better... cigarette companies depend on people overestimating how much t
Feb 11, 2015 Inside Higher Ed (blog)
added Feb 11, 2015 19:31
Frances Howie, assistant director of public health at Worcestershire County Council, also warned evidence was beginning to emerge about the potential impact e-cigarettes could have on children and young people by acting as a gateway to other drugs.
Feb 10, 2015 Bromsgrove Standard (uk)
added Feb 18, 2015 20:41
Plain tobacco packaging may reduce the likelihood of smokers seeking to obtain cigarettes by almost 10% compared to branded packs, according to research from the Universities of Exeter and Bristol.
Feb 10, 2015 Addiction
added Feb 18, 2015 11:41
Multnomah County Board of Commissioners may outlaw the sale of electronic cigarettes to minors. This makes no sense. The board should outlaw the sale of electronic cigarettes to anyone.
Feb 10, 2015 The Oregonian
added Feb 11, 2015 06:03
Nicotine addiction is a curse on America, killing about 480,000 people and sickening around 16 million yearly. Cigarette manufacturers are dope-peddlers. They know that getting youths hooked on nicotine will turn them into longtime, profitable customers.
Feb 10, 2015 Charleston (WV) Gazette
added Feb 10, 2015 22:07
Berens and many other ex-smokers today are at the mercy of a mysterious nationwide nicotine-lozenge shortage. GlaxoSmithKline, maker of Nicorette, quietly stopped making its lozenges early last year because of quality control problems and initiated a rec
Feb 9, 2015 Washington Post
added Feb 11, 2015 06:06
There is no official ban on smoking in Millennium or Anchor Square. At this stage, it is just official tutting. Nevertheless, it is the first time that British smokers have been told not to light up in an outdoor public space
Feb 7, 2015 The Guardian (uk)
added Feb 7, 2015 15:55